India's Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE)


Sanjaya Rajaram, former CIMMYT Wheat Program Director, has been recognized with the Padma Bhushan Award for his contributions to wheat improvement worldwide.


BISA staff and partners gathered across India and online to mark a decade of excellence in science and partnerships, and to set ambitious goals for the coming years.


Barry O’Farrell highlighted strong collaboration of CIMMYT and BISA with Australian research institutes.

Nutrition, health and food security
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New analysis shows benefits of conservation agriculture to crop performance, water efficiency and climate action in South Asia.

Climate adaptation and mitigation

M.L. Jat received the Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Award for outstanding and impact-oriented research contributions in natural resource management and agricultural engineering.